GWR 4-6-0's - MikeMorant
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GWR Hawksworth 'County' class 4-6-0 no. 1008 County of Cardigan in charge of a Paddington - Penzance train at Gwinear Road station in July 1962. 1008 was an 83G Penzance engine at the time that this shot was taken but would bud farewell to Cornwall with a move to 87H Neyland in the following October. A further reallocation to 89A Shrewsbury came in March 1963 followed by withdrawal in the October.
Note the NBL Type 2 diesel in charge of a Helston branch train in the bay platform.
[Mike Morant collection]